Pharmacy Technician Profiles


Gemm Limos, Senior Pharmacy Technician in Clinical Trials, Wellington Hospital

Georgia Ancell, Pharmacy Technician, Taranaki Base Hospital Pharmacy Department

Krystle Cooper, Pharmacy Accuracy Checking Technician, Community Care Pharmacy, Blenheim

Melissa Wood, Pharmacy Technician, Unichem Pharmacy, Te Aroha

Piyusha Patel, Pharmacy Accuracy Checking Technician, Unichem Richardson Road, Auckland


The Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand partnered with the New Zealand Hospital Pharmacist Association (NZHPA) and Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) to celebrate Pharmacy Technician Day 2018 and the contribution pharmacy technicians make to pharmacy.

As part of this celebration, we have collated some pharmacy technician profiles to find out what they enjoy about their role and how they celebrated Pharmacy Technician Day in 2018!

Read the 2018 profiles below.

Claudine Daniel, Aseptic Production Unit Team Leader, Capital & Coast DHB, Wellington.

Cushla Lester, Pharmacy Technician, Hutt Hospital.

Rachael Mills, Dispensary Technician, Unichem, Levin.

Rosie Long, Senior Pharmacy Technician, Capital & Coast District Health Board.

Michelle Jennings, Pharmacy Accuracy Checking Technician (PACT), MidCentral District Health Board.

Di Gulliver, Clinical Lead Technician, Pharmacy Auckland DHB.

Sally Nafee, Senior Pharmacy Technician, Aseptic Production Unit, Capital & Coast District Health Board.

Paula Ferguson, Academic Lecturer - Manukau Institute of Technology, Auckland.